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Society of Alumni: Proceedings

 Collection
Identifier: GTA-000217
1881 proceedings include: roster of officers; line drawings of the exterior of Healy Hall by Paul Pelz; photographs of campus as well as interior of Memorial [later Gaston] Hall; and discussion of aid for "New Building" [Healy Hall].

1882 proceedings include: roster of officers; text of poem, "A Retrospect" by James Hoban, Esq; text of oration by Walter S. Cox; and roster of members of Society.

1887 proceedings include: roster of officers; text of address by Society President James V. Coleman; and roster of members of Society.

1888 proceedings include: roster of officers; text of address by Society President James V. Coleman; and roster of members of Society.

1889 proceedings include: roster of officers; text of Centennial Ode by Conde Pallen; text of address by Martin F. Morris at Centennial Celebration; text of remarks by Judge James C. Normile of St. Louis, George E. Hamilton, Joseph E. Washington of Tennessee, Columbian University President James C. Welling, and John Brisben Walker of New York at Centennial Banquet; list of Centennial subscriptions to College Building [Healy Hall] Fund; drawing and description of Centennial Medal of Society of Alumni; and roster of members of Society.

1890 proceedings include: roster of officers; oration by Tallmadge A. Lambert; ode by Henry C. Walsh; and roster of members of Society.

1891 proceedings include: roster of officers; text of oration by Felix Cipriano C. Zegarra; and roster of members of Society.

1891 proceedings include: roster of officers; text of addresses by Stephen R. Mallory of Florida; Edward H. Thomas, President J. Havens Richards, S.J. (who references Dahlhren Chapel:"Mrs. Elizabeth Drexel Dahlgren, wife of our well-deserving alumnus, John Vinton Dahlgren, has made to the College a donation of $30,000 for the erection of a student's chapel. This generous gift will supply a need which has been very deeply felt, and will enable us to carry out the services of religion in a dignified and impressive manner" and gift by Peter J. Collier to be applied to setting up Collier Study Hall); and roster of members of Society.

1892 proceedings include: roster of officers; text of remarks by Louis MacKall (with references to Georgetown in the 1840s and President James Ryder, S.J. -- "his suavity and genial manner, his great influence and popularity with the boys and their parents, and also his distinguished reputation, not only as a divine and college president, but also as one of the great men and leading minds of his day"); remarks by Edward Douglas White as reported in the College Journal; text of remarks by George L. Magruder with reference to Medical School building in 1868 and new building in 1880s; text of remarks by Martin F. Morris; text of remarks by President J. Havens Richards, S.J.; and roster of members of Society.

1894-1895 proceedings include: roster of officers; Constitution; text of remarks by Patrick Walsh of Georgia and William N. Roach of North Dakota; and roster of members of Society.

1896-1897 proceedings include: roster of officers; Constitution; text of remarks by Rev. D.J. Stafford and William Michael Byrne of Delaware; letter from John T. Doyle (College 1838) with references to the "New College" building, Felix Barbelin, S.J., George Fenwick, S.J., William Grace, S.J., visit of Native Americans ca. 1834, attendance of son of Thayendanegea/ Joseph Brant, and James Curley, S.J.; text of oration of William Michael Byrne of Delaware; and roster of members of Society.

1898-1899 proceedings include text of speech by Martin F. Morris and roster of members of Society.

1902-1903 proceedings include Constitution and roster of members of Society.

1904-1905 proceedings include roster of members of Society.

1906-1907 proceedings include: Constitution; report of Committee to raise funds for a boathouse; and roster of members of Society.

1908-1909 proceedings include: roster of officers; Constitution; text of Founders' Day addresses by Fr. Brosnan, S.J. (on the topic of John Carroll) and John Conway, S.J.; ode for Founders' Day by Conde Pallen; and roster of members of Society.

Dates

  • 1881-1909 (with gaps)

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet